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The Staff

Our exceptional, friendly staff is our greatest asset. They are excited about what they do and they care personally about getting the best results for our patients.

Our receptionists will try to accommodate your busy schedule by finding appointments that suit your needs.

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Lavonne Harris

Accounts Receivable
It is my goal to be sure you get the services and products you want and need. I realize health care insurance plans, like all insurances, do not cover everything. That is why in addition to cash and checks, we accept all major credit cards as well as work with...
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Emily Jones CPO

Insurance and Billing Cordinator
Navigating your insurance coverage and understanding what it does and does not cover is one of the reasons I’m here. As the insurance specialist at Aldridge Eye Institute, I will work personally with you and your insurance company to help you utilize ALL of your benefits. I am available before,...
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Tammy Brocci CPO

Optician
I have been a part of Aldridge Eye Institute for the last 11 years. As part of our dispensary staff, I have been highly trained to help you select the most appropriate frames and lenses to meet your individual needs.  I will take the time and care to properly fit...
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Cindy Peterson CPO

Optician
I have been a part of Aldridge Eye Institute for 21 years now. As part of our dispensary staff, I have been highly trained to help you select the most appropriate frames and lenses to meet your individual needs. I will take the time and care to properly fit and...
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Carole Aldridge

Chief Operating Officer
At Aldridge Eye Institute I have been truly blessed to work with the best of the best. Each of our staff members are totally dedicated to you and insuring you have a positive experience during your visit. I also realize that we may not be perfect all the time and...
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Makayla Hyder

Insurance/Accounts Receivable
I am super excited to be a part of the team here at Aldridge Eye Institute. I hope that everyone who crosses paths with Aldridge Eye has the best experience possible. I look forward to getting to know you all! How can I help you?...
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Ashlyn Miller

Medical Records
While I have only been working at Aldridge Eye Institute for a short time, I take my job of recording and maintaining all of our patient's medical records very seriously. I love being a part of the Aldridge Eye Institute team. How can I help you?...
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Eileen Black

Accounts Receivable/Contacts
I am so glad to be a part of most professional and friendly team at Aldridge Eye Institute. I am very excited and blessed to be here. I am available to help in anyway I can to enhance your patient experience. I look forward to serving our patients. How can...
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Jenny Ballew CPOA

Ophthalmic Technician
In my few short years here, I have found that we have THE best patients. As one of the certified technicians here, I want to provide you with the best care and attention that you can possibly receive. As a part of this team, we all want to be certain...
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Beth Meadows CPO, NCLE

Contact Lens Technician
I have been working in the contact lens department here at Aldridge Eye Institute ever since I started in 2010.  There have been tremendous increases in contact lens technology recently and I have had the pleasure of learning several of them. I am certified in scleral lens fitting through the...
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Laura Peterson CPOT

Ophthalmic Technician
I started my career with Aldridge Eye Institute back in 2003. Since then, I have gotten to know and work with the most amazing people in the eye care industry. As one of the certified technicians here at Aldridge Eye Institute, I want to provide you with the best care...
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Lakin Burns CPOT

I have had the privilege of working at Aldridge Eye Institute since 2013. As one of the certified technicians here, I want to provide you with the best care and attention that you can possibly receive. As a part of this team, we all want to be certain that you...
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Keely Rash

Ophthalmic Technician
I joined Aldridge Eye in the summer of 2019. After working in optometric and ophthalmic offices for several years, I am happy to call this my home! I will gladly assist you in any way that I can.  How can I help you?...
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Misty Arrowood

Practice Administrator
I am passionate about getting it right, and patient/customer satisfaction is my priority. With 20 years management and customer service experience I was excited to join such an exceptional team of doctors and staff who truly care about their patients and community. I look forward to serving our patients with...
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Siera Miller

Receptionist
After starting my career in Asheville I am happy to be home in Burnsville where I can serve the people I know and love! As the receptionist at Aldridge Eye Institute I will greet you with enthusiasm, schedule your appointments, keep your information current, and help in any way I...